article thumbnail

Walmart Teams Up with Customers to Give Away $5M in Local Communities

NonProfit PRO

Walmart announced the launch of a new giving campaign as part of its Spark Good initiative, supporting local organizations across the country with up to $5 million going to nonprofits this holiday season.

Local 190
article thumbnail

MIP Fund Accounting Research Study Finds Nonprofits, Educators, and Local Governments have Optimistic Staffing and Revenue Outlooks

NonProfit PRO

MIP Fund Accounting (MIP), a nonprofit cloud-based, SaaS fund accounting software offering from Community Brands, recently released findings of its research study, 2023 Trends and Insights into the State of Nonprofits, Schools, and Local Government.

Nonprofit 204

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

article thumbnail

Taking Local Currency Digital: A New Experiment Emerges

Non Profit Quarterly

a local currency issuer. Then as now, the idea behind BerkShares was to galvanize residents in Pittsfield, Great Barrington, and surrounding areas to purchase more goods and services locally. The local currency could be converted into US dollars but is designed to be spent directly in the area. The experiment proved successful.

Local 111
article thumbnail

Curtis Memorial Library: A Tradition of Local Support


Curtis was Joyce’s local library when she moved to Maine, and she has been in her position for the past ten years. . The land and funding came from William Curtis, the son of a local ship captain, who turned down money from Carnegie to build his community’s library himself. He decided to create the Hopeful Project.

Library 98
article thumbnail

Why I Volunteered: Why I Volunteered for My Local CASA Organization


The Volunteer: She is a woman in her thirties who completed her local CASA’s 36-hour volunteer training program. I Googled local organizations, reviewed my options, and reached out to CASA. Will you volunteer with a local CASA again? The Volunteer Opportunity: She trained to become a Court Appointed Special Advocate.

article thumbnail

How to Get Sponsorship from Local Businesses 

The Sponsorship Collective

You’re striving to increase your audience with a sponsored event, and you figure you’d look locally for a sponsor. Here’s how to get sponsorship from local businesses: Know your goals Find businesses in your area […]. The post How to Get Sponsorship from Local Businesses appeared first on The Sponsorship Collective.

Local 98
article thumbnail

Authentique Agency Launches ‘Project 1800,’ to Help Local NonProfits with Marketing Services

NonProfit PRO

Authentique Agency announced the launch of its newest initiative, "Project 1800," an inaugural program developed to support the community by offering 1,800 pro bono hours annually to deserving U.S. nonprofits. Qualified organizations will receive free marketing resources and services from Authentique's team of professionals.

Nonprofit 229